Juventus’ sporting director Fabio Paratici has promised followers that he “will do every little thing doable” to lure Kylian Mbappé away from Paris Saint-Germain this summer time.
The Bianconeri made waves within the switch market final yr by bringing Cristiano Ronaldo to Turin following a nine-year spell with Actual Madrid, the place he scored 450 targets in 438 video games throughout all competitions.
The Serie A champions are as soon as once more trying to break their switch file this summer time, however this time they need to carry a participant from the following batch of Ballon d’Or contenders as an alternative of a tried and trusted world-class expertise.
The entrance web page of Italian newspaper Tuttosport leads with the declare that Juventus‘ sporting director, at a dinner after their Champions League win over Atlético Madrid, vowed to signal Mbappé on the finish of the season.
Paratici is claimed to have promised that the membership “will do every little thing doable to signal Mbappé” this summer time, simply 12 months from their membership file £105m signing of Ronaldo.
Juventus have solely not too long ago acquired into the behavior of trying to break their switch file, having beforehand had Gianluigi Buffon’s arrival in 2001 because the membership’s costliest arrival of all time.
Gonzalo Higuaín took that crown 15 years later when he arrived from Serie A rivals S.S.C. Napoli in a deal which has since been surpassed by Ronaldo.
A transfer for Mbappé would not solely break their very own private switch file, nevertheless, as it will additionally seemingly surpass Neymar’s €222m transfer to Paris Saint-Germain in 2017.
The France worldwide winger nonetheless has a contract on the Parc des Princes till 2022 and having spent £121m on his signature final yr, Les Parisiens will probably be reluctant to let Mbappé depart for something lower than a world file deal.